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Scientific Illustration: A Guide to Biological, Zoological, and Medical Rendering Techniques, Design, Printing, and Display, 2nd Edition

Scientific Illustration: A Guide to Biological, Zoological, and Medical Rendering Techniques, Design, Printing, and Display, 2nd Edition

Phyllis Wood

ISBN: 978-0-471-28525-0

Apr 1994

176 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$75.00

Description

A complete guide to medical and scientific illustration

Scientific Illustration: A Guide to Biological, Zoological, and Medical Rendering Techniques, Design, Printing, and Display provides comprehensive guidance toward creating graphics that meet the rigorous needs of the scientific community. Starting from the very beginning, this book covers the basics of perspectives, light and shadow, color, tone, and technique before delving into the more specialized methods used to create accurate representations of animals, plants, bones, and more. Expert advice on layout, exhibit, and publication requirements provides targeted help for those wishing to pursue a career at the intersection of art and science.

Perspective.

Drawing.

Light and Shadow.

Black-and-White Drawing.

Continuous Tome.

Color.

Animals and Plants.

Diagrams.

Design and Layout.

Printing for Publication.

Exhibits.

Computer Graphics.

Career Guide.

Bibliography.

Index.